You can block your Axis Bank credit card through various methods such as netbanking, mobile banking, SMS, customer care, or through the Axis Bank website. It is important to block your credit card as soon as possible to prevent any potential financial loss or fraudulent transactions.
Let’s discuss the block process of Axis credit cards in detail.
6 Different Methods to Block your Axis Bank Credit Card
#1. Via Internet Banking
If you want to block your Axis Bank credit card, you can do it easily via netbanking. You just need to have an active netbanking account with Axis Bank.
Follow the below-mentioned steps to block your Axis Bank credit card via netbanking:
Step #1. Log in to your netbanking account using your valid credentials.
Step #2. Select the “Accounts” option and choose “My Credit Cards.”
Step #3. Choose the credit card that you want to block from the list of credit cards associated with your account.
Step #4. Click on the “More Services” option and then select “Block Card” from the drop-down menu.
Step #5. Select the reason for blocking the credit card and click on “Next”.
Step #6. You will be asked to enter the NetSecure Code, which you will receive on your registered mobile number.
Step #7. Enter the NetSecure Code and click on “Submit” to complete the process of blocking your Axis Bank credit card.
#2. Through Chat with Axis Aha!
You can block your Axis Bank credit card through the Axis Bank chatbot Aha. Follow these simple steps to get your card blocked:
Step #1. Go to the Axis Bank credit card website and locate the Axis Aha! icon.
Step #2. Click on the icon and type “Block Credit Card” in the chat box.
Step #3. Log in to your netbanking account using your credentials.
Step #4. Choose the Axis Bank credit card you want to block.
Step #5. Click on the “Confirm” button.
Step #6. Enter the OTP received on your registered mobile number.
Step #7. Your card will be blocked.
#3. Block Credit Card Through Axis Mobile App
Step #1. Login to your “Axis Mobile:Pay, Invest & UPI” mobile banking app using your MPIN.
Step #2. Go to the Select menu and click on the “Services and Support.”
Step #3. Then click on the “Credit Cards: Block and Replace” option.
Step #4. Choose your Axis bank credit card you want to block.
Step #5. Press on the “Block and Replace” button.
Step #6. Your credit card has been successfully blocked and the replacement card will be processed within 1 working day.
#4. Block Credit Card by Visiting Axis Bank Website
Here are the steps to block your Axis Bank credit card via Axis Bank website:
Step #1. Visit the Axis Bank support homepage.
Step #2. Click on the “Insta Services” option.
Step #3. Click on “Cards” and select “Block Credit Card”.
Step #4. Enter your registered mobile number and click on “Proceed”.
Step #5. Enter the OTP received on your registered mobile number and click on “Proceed”.
Step #6. Select the credit card that you want to block.
Step #7. Click on “Submit” to block your Axis Bank credit card.
Step #8. Your card will be blocked and replaced.
#5. Block Axis Credit Card Via SMS
To block your Axis credit card instantly, you can send an SMS in the following format: BLOCK <<your 16 digit card number>> to +918691000002 / 56161600 from your registered mobile number.
#6. Block Axis Credit Card Via Customer Care
Step #1. You can call the Axis bank customer helpline number at 1860 419 5555 / 1860 500 5555 to block your credit card.
Step #2. Provide the required credit card details to the customer executive.
Step #3. The customer executive will validate the details and process your request to block the credit card.
Step #4. A replacement card will be issued to you after the blocking process.
How to Replace Your Axis Bank Credit Card
To replace your Axis Bank credit card, you have two options.
#1. Call Customer Care – You can call the customer care executive helpline provided by the bank and provide your credit card details to request a replacement.
#2. Through Mobile App – You can use your Axis Bank mobile app to block and replace your credit card. Follow these steps:
Log in Axis Bank mobile app > Go to banking option > Services > Credit Card > Block and Replace
You will be charged a card replacement fee of Rs 200, except for some premium credit cards like:
- Axis Bank ACE Credit Card
- Axis Bank Vistara Credit card -All Variants
- Axis Magnus Credit Card
- Axis Reserve Credit Card
- Axis Burgundy Private Credit Card
- Axis Bank Aura Credit Card
If you have any query regarding how to block your Axis credit card, let me know in the comments section below.
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